Pre-Application Community Meetings

Before applying for a Planning Board Special Permit, an applicant must conduct a community engagement process including at least one community meeting. These meetings should follow the rules and guidelines below:

NOTE: The developer is responsible for conducting the meeting and notifying abutters, neighborhood groups and CDD staff. A summary of the engagement process must be included with the Special Permit Application.

Below is a list of community meetings of which CDD staff have been notified. For information about the meeting or project, contact the developer directly.


Date/Time/Location
Project Address/Information Developer/Contact
August 27, 2020
6:00 P.M. 
The applicant is conducting this meeting virtually. See flyer for details 
57 John F. Kennedy Street
Flyer
Rebecca Adams
BlueenterprisesHSMA@gmail.com
August 24, 2020
6:00 P.M. 
The applicant is conducting this meeting virtually. See flyer for details.
120 Cambridge Street, Suite B
Flyer
Rick Broughton
617-680-1052
 
August 19, 2020
6:30 P.M. 
The applicant is conducting this meeting virtually. See flyer for details.
2 James Way
Flyer
Nate Cosper
508-798-2600
August 17, 2020
6:00 P.M. 
The applicant is conducting this meeting virtually. See flyer for details. 
1248 Cambridge Street
Flyer
Sameer Kapasi 
617-571-7137
sunny@green-republic.com
 
July 28, 2020
4:00 P.M. 
The applicant is conducting this meeting virtually. See flyer for details.

550 Massachusetts Avenue
Flyer

Cliff Schorer
508-726-5445
July 15, 2020
6:30 P.M. 
The applicant is conducting this meeting virtually. See flyer for details.
325 Binney Street
Flyer 
Michelle Lower
617-551-8544
July 15, 2020
6:00 P.M. 
The applicant is conducting this meeting virtually. See flyer for details. 
118 Holworthy Street
Flyer 
Ara Barsoumian
617-251-3110
July 14, 2020
6:00 P.M. 
The applicant is conducting this meeting virtually. See flyer for details.
200 Monsignor O’Brien Highway
Cannabis Retail Store

Flyer
Rebecca Rutenberg 
rebecca@vicentesederberg.com
July 8, 2020
7:00 P.M. 
The applicant is conducting this meeting virtually. See flyer for details.
7 Cornelius Way
Flyer
Jason Stockmann
315-450-3309

April 16, 2020
5:30 P.M. 
The developer has chosen to hold this meeting virtually. See flyer for details.

100 Cambridgeside Place
Flyer

nedevelopment.com/projects/cambridgeside

New England Development
617-243-7877
January 30, 2020
7:00 P.M. 
580 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA
50 Bishop Allen Drive
Flyer
Sean D. Hope
617-492-0220
November 20, 2019
5:30 P.M. 
730 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA
759 Massachusetts Avenue
Cannabis Retail Store
Flyer
Taba Moses
617-293-7331
October 17, 2019
7:00 P.M. 
Walter Milne Ballroom, Senior Center
806 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA
727 Massachusetts Avenue
Flyer
Sarah Rhatigan
617-543-7009 
October 2, 2019
6:30 P.M. 
Fletcher-Maynard Academy Gymnasium
225 Windsor Street
Cambridge, MA
101 Rogers Street
Flyer
Erica Schwarz
617-492-6800
August 29, 2019
6:30 P.M. 
711 Concord Avenue
Cambridge, MA 
711 Concord Avenue
Flyer
Sean D. Hope
617-492-0220

June 20, 2019
7:00 P.M. 
75 Smith Place 
Cambridge, MA
75-109 Smith Place
Flyer
Chris Chandor 
617-451-1300
May 10, 2019 
7:00-8:00 P.M. 
1815 Massachusetts Avenue  
Cambridge, MA 
1908 Massachusetts Avenue 
Cannabis Retail Store 
Flyer
Water J. Sullivan, Jr. 
Porter Square Remedies LLC 
wsullivan@waltersullivanlaw.com
617-834-2955
May 2, 2019
6:00- 7:00 P.M. 
86 Kirkland Street 
Cambridge, MA
86 Kirkland Street 
Cannabis Retail Store 
Flyer
David J. Mahlowitz, Esq
Mahlowitz & Kanarek, LLC
 907 Massachusetts Avenue
 617-230-7200
 david@makalaw.com
April 12, 2019 
11:00 A.M. 
36 John F. Kennedy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138 
36 John F. Kennedy Street 
Cannabis Retail Store 
Flyer 
Adam F Braillard 
Prince Lobel Tye LLP
617 456 8153
ABraillard@princelobel.com
March 27, 2019 
7:00 P.M. 
600 Massachusetts Avenue 
(in vacated Sleepy Mattress)
Cambridge, MA  
600 Massachusetts Avenue 
Flyer
Kevin Crane 
Law Office of Kevin Crane
kevin@cranelawoffice.com
617-876-8500

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For More Information

For more information about special permit applications contact Liza Paden at 617/349-4647 or lpaden@cambridgema.gov.